Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Anaconda beginning infill program at Argyle

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has begun an infill percussion drill program at its Argyle gold discovery about 4.5 km from its Pine Cove mill and tailings facility at the Point Rousse project. The company plans to drill about

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    GOLD: Alamos increases credit facility to $400M

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Alamos Gold has increased its existing undrawn revolving credit facility to US$400 million from US$150 million. The company will now pay fees of 0.45% on the undrawn portion and drawn fees of LIBOR plus 2.00%. The facility matures

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    McEwen to proceed with Los Azules permitting and prefeasibility study

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Reforms introduced by the Argentine government to encourage mining investment by eliminating taxes on exported mineral concentrates prompted McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) to revise a 2013 preliminary economic assessment of the Los Azules project. The PEA includes an updated resource estimate

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    ZINC: Callinex discovers new zinc zone at Superjack project

    September 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Exploration for base metals in the Bathurst camp has been heating up lately, and Vancouver’s Callinex Mines has discovered a new zinc zone at the Superjack project 15 km southwest of the closed Brunswick No.12 mine. Hole

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    Great Bear strikes gold at Dixie Lake

    September 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Great Bear Resources (TSXV: GBR) is off to a strong start at its Dixie Lake gold project in western Ontario’s 28 million oz. gold Red Lake district. After revising the project’s geological model, the company completed a 1,000-metre drill program to

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    URANIUM: Denison extends high grade Huskie zone at Waterbury Lake

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – With the final summer drill holes, Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. says it has extended the high grade Huskie zone at the Waterbury Lake uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The high grade, basement-hosted mineralization has now been expanded

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    GOLD: Osisko cuts 36 g/t over 6.9 metres at Lynx zone, Windfall Lake

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – There is no doubt that Osisko Mining of Toronto has the golden touch. One of the latest cores from the Lynx zone at its Windfall Lake project in Urban Twp. returned 36.0 g/t gold over 6.9 metres (29.9

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    GOLD: Rubicon updates current program at Phoenix

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. has taken the opportunity to update results of its current exploration program at its Phoenix gold project in the Red Lake district. The company has been conducting a structural drilling program to evaluate additional

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    BOOK: Keevil pens memoir, “Never Rest on Your Ores”

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Teck Resources and McGill-Queen’s University Press are jointly publishing a new book, “Never Rest on Your Ores: Building a Mining Company One stone at a Time”. Written by Teck chairman Norman B. Keevil, the book is a lively

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    GOLD: Bonterra finds new zone west of Gladiator deposit

    September 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Bonterra Resources recently drilled a new zone of gold-silver mineralization at its Gladiator gold deposit 170 km northeast of Val d’Or. The best recent drill hole was CL-17-14 that intersected the new Temica zone, returning 4.7 g/t

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    Harte Gold finds new anomalies on Sugar property in Ontario

    September 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Harte Gold (TSX: HRT; US-OTC: HRTFF) has identified five new anomalies within 15 km to the east and west of its Sugar deposit in northern Ontario that may host both gold and volcanogenic massive sulphide deposits (VMS), the company says. “This

  • ZINC-LEAD: Pine Point signs exploration deal with First Nations

    September 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Pine Point Mining (formerly Darnley Bay) of Toronto has signed two exploration agreements with three First Nations – Deninu Kue First Nation, Fort Resolution Metis Council and the Kal tl’odeeche First Nation. These people live near the